Aerial Imaging Platforms, aka drones, UAV's etc have become a major tool in creating everything from personal videos to major motion pictures. Keep up-to-date on the news and updates from DJI, Yuneec, Fiilex and more.

Calling All DJI Phantom Pilots


Are you a Top Gun in the DJI Phantom community? Do you fly your DJI Phantom like it’s an extension of your body? Would you be excited to  share that knowledge to help grow the community? Vistek is looking for a few great pilots willing to volunteer their time at our upcoming DJI New Pilot Experience events. Who we are looking for: Professional or semi-professional pilots who have logged multiple flight hours with the DJI Phantom series of drones. Available on September 1 & 2, 2015 from 5:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. (approx) If you think this might be you, please email…

The New Phantom 3 Standard


All signs are pointing up for the consumer drone market. Industry leader DJI is posting incredible revenue growth and with the introduction of the new Phantom 3 Standard, DJI now offers an affordable drone suitable for any experience level. “the most accessible intelligent flying camera ever built.” Based on the already wildly popular Phantom 3 Professional and Advanced models, the “Standard” version will appeal to those who are curious about aerial imaging, but aren’t quite ready to commit to a more expensive professional level system. September 2, 2015 – Vistek Toronto The DJI New Pilot Experience will show you how it’s never been easier to take your photography…

FreeFly Alta: Achieve A New Level of Aerial Storytelling


The new Freefly ALTA might look like something that Skynet sent out to hunt John Connor in Terminator 2: Judgement Day, but it’s actually the latest aerial storytelling platform to take over the skies… One of the unique things about the Atla is that as a cinematographer, you are able to mount the camera on either the top or the bottom of the unit, allowing for shots that would have previously been unobtainable with a conventional bottom mount. Ready to use, right out of the box, it’s perfect for those shoots when a quick turn around time time is necessary. Simply take it out…

Watch a DJI Phantom 2 Fly Right into 4th of July Fireworks


***We do not recommend you attempt to emulate this video with your own Quadcopter. PLEASE DO NOT EMULATE THIS VIDEO WITH YOUR OWN QUADCOPTER*** There. How was your weekend? Good? Good. Every year, we sit back in our lawn/Muskoka/Adirondack chairs and take in a massive series of sky-borne explosions. In the case of our Neighbours to the south, national pride is celebrated via literally trying to blow up the entire sky through a fireworks display as dazzling as it is gigantic. And like every other thing we’re used to seeing from a one vantage point, someone with a DJI Phantom 2 Quadcopter got the idea…

8 Incredible Places You Can Only Go with a DJI Phantom 2


We’ve gotten tons of questions about flying drones/quadcopters for GoPro cameras. Most notably, the DJI Phantom. So, let’s make our introductions! The Phantom 2 Vision+ is the first aerial film-making system for everyone. It allows you to shoot fully stabilized video from the sky, right out of the box. In a nutshell, the Phantom 2 is a flying drone you can attach a GoPro camera to. Send it well beyond your reach to places you only imagined.